Newberry Observer- RSS SPORTS Feed http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS http://newberryobserver.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 2 Oct 2014 08:36:00 EST 1800 Defending ArenaBowl champion Arizona Rattlers sign Newberry’s Jamal Ellis http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/50800080/Defending-ArenaBowl-champion-Arizona-Rattlers-sign-Newberrys-Jamal-Ellis PHOENIX, Ariz. — Former Newberry College All-American offensive lineman Jamal Ellis has been signed by the Arena Football League's Arizona Rattlers, as announced by the team Thursday. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:39:03 EST Wolves with top notch effort in defeat of top 10 Catawba http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/50800257/Wolves-with-top-notch-effort-in-defeat-of-top-10-Catawba SALISBURY, N.C. — The Newberry Wolves women's soccer team went on the road and downed the No. 10 team in the country in dominating fashion as they beat Catawba 3-0 on Saturday evening. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:32:04 EST Walker tabbed as Honorable Mention for All-America Team http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/50800015/Walker-tabbed-as-Honorable-Mention-for-All-America-Team NEWBERRY — Newberry Wolves redshirt senior forward Dondray Walker was recently listed as an honorable mention for the All-America Team in the 2014 edition of College Basketball Yearbook published by Sporting News magazine. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 07:31:02 EST Keenan K.O.’s Mid-Carolina, 32-8 http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50793063/Keenan-K.O.s-Mid-Carolina-32-8 PROSPERITY — In a battle between two one-loss teams, W.J. Keenan High School made a statement, defeating Mid-Carolina High School, 32-8. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:47:04 EST Wolves’ comeback negated by turnovers in 38-29 loss at Mars Hill http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/50792913/Wolves-comeback-negated-by-turnovers-in-38-29-loss-at-Mars-Hill MARS HILL, N.C. — The Newberry Wolves mounted a comeback to eliminate a halftime deficit, but 17 straight points from the Mars Hill Lions handed the Wolves their second straight defeat by a 38-29 score. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:43:14 EST Newberry Academy dominates Greenwood Christian http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50793269/Newberry-Academy-dominates-Greenwood-Christian NEWBERRY — The Newberry Academy middle school football team overcame a sloppy first half and dominated visiting Greenwood Christian, 36-14. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:43:10 EST NHS sets a record Friday against Eau Claire http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50781639/NHS-sets-a-record-Friday-against-Eau-Claire NEWBERRY — Newberry High School broke a record Friday night by completing a shut-out against Eau Claire of 56-0. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:43:02 EST Lady Rebels on fire, defeat Pelion http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50778276/Lady-Rebels-on-fire-defeat-Pelion PROSPERITY — On Sept. 25, the Mid-Carolina Varsity Volleyball team hosted region opponent Pelion.The Lady Rebels defeated the Lady Panthers 3-0. Match scores were 25-11, 25-11, and 25-6. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:42:02 EST Wolverines taken down by the Trojans http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50793077/Wolverines-taken-down-by-the-Trojans MONETTA — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines lost to Ridge Spring-Monetta High School's Trojans this past Friday 21-28, in their second season away game. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:41:11 EST Newberry County invaded by scarecrows http://newberryobserver.com/news/news-sports/50777131/Newberry-County-invaded-by-scarecrows NEWBERRY — For the second year the Newberry County Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Newberry Jaycees will hold the Newberry County Scarecrow Convention. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:40:01 EST Wolverines slayed by the Trojans http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50790073/Wolverines-slayed-by-the-Trojans MONETTA — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines lost last night to Ridge Spring-Monetta High School's Trojans 28 to 21. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:11:04 EST (No heading) http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50788269/ PROSPERITY- — In a battle between two one-loss teams, W.J. Keenan High School made a statement, defeating Mid-Carolina High School, 32-8. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:50:03 EST Bulldogs rout the Shamrocks http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50781649/Bulldogs-rout-the-Shamrocks NEWBERRY — The Bulldogs couldn't be stopped tonight as they defeated the Eau Claire Shamrocks 56-0 at home for their homecoming game. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:52:08 EST Bulldogs hope luck doesn’t lie with the Shamrocks http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50752276/Bulldogs-hope-luck-doesnt-lie-with-the-Shamrocks NEWBERRY — Newberry High School (3-1) will host Eau Claire High School (0-5) at home tonight with a kickoff of 7:30 p.m. With last week's loss to Broome, Coach Phil Strickland said their goal this week was to continue to work on... Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:22:06 EST Rebels, Raiders ready to rumble http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50753218/Rebels-Raiders-ready-to-rumble PROSPERITY — Mid-Carolina High School (3-1) looks to separate itself from the rest of the pack this week in its game against Keenan High School (4-1). Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:22:04 EST Wolverines looking to maul the Trojans http://newberryobserver.com/news/home_top-sports/50765524/Wolverines-looking-to-maul-the-Trojans WHITMIRE — Whitmire Community School's Wolverines will battle the Ridge Spring-Monetta High School's Trojans tonight in Monetta. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:21:04 EST Lady Rebels can’t be stopped, 10-1 in regular season play http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50748443/Lady-Rebels-cant-be-stopped-10-1-in-regular-season-play COLUMBIA — On Sept. 18, the Mid-Carolina varsity volleyball team traveled to region opponent Eau Claire. The Lady Rebels defeated the Lady Shamrocks 3-0. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:20:08 EST Wolves trek to the mountains to take on Mars Hill http://newberryobserver.com/news/localsports1-sports/50748684/Wolves-trek-to-the-mountains-to-take-on-Mars-Hill NEWBERRY — The official game notes package for the Newberry College Wolves' football matchup with the Lions of Mars Hill University on Sept. 27 has been released. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:20:05 EST Chaotic New Hampshire race scrambles Chase standings http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50759923/Chaotic-New-Hampshire-race-scrambles-Chase-standings LOUDON, N.H. — Out of the maelstrom that was New Hampshire Motor Speedway sped Joey Logano, who took control of Sunday's Sylvania 300 on a restart with 27 laps left and held on to win the second race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 19:53:01 EST Custer wins at New Hampshire, youngest NASCAR national series winner http://newberryobserver.com/news/sports/50760031/Custer-wins-at-New-Hampshire-youngest-NASCAR-national-series-winner LOUDON, N.H. — Cole Custer had his Sweet 16 and his coming-out party on the same afternoon. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:56:03 EST